Gallery view

1924

Abington, Charles W.

Shall real service and merit win?

Dallas (Tex.) - For the A.M.E. Church Secretary of Missions, the Reverend's description of the history of Texas A.M.E. Churches and outline of plans to re-purpose certain structures to enhance (or foster altogether) neighborhood employment.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 June 12

African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church . Dept. of Foreign Missions

Zion in Africa The Crisis and other critics

Washington (D.C.) - Defending the A.M.E. Church and its principles, in response to the criticisms launched thereon by W. E. B. Du Bois in the pages of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1975

Alliance for the Liberation of Mental Patients

Introductory statement

Pennsylvania - An introductory statement to the ALMP in which they discuss the fact that mental illness is often conflated with criminality and the possibility of violence, and that many mental health institutions are functionally similar to prisons. The ALMP is introduced as being run by former psychiatric inmates. The ALMP speaks out against the Farview State Hospital in Pennsylvania, which, at the time, is underg... more

Cynthia Miller Papers

1977

Alliance for the Liberation of Mental Patients

Introductory statement

Philadelphia (Pa.) - An introductory statement to the ALMP in which they discuss the fact that mental illness is often conflated with criminality and the possibility of violence, and that many mental health institutions are functionally similar to prisons. The ALMP is introduced as being run by former psychiatric inmates. The ALMP speaks out against the Farview State Hospital in Pennsylvania, which, at the time, is underg... more

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1951 June

Amado, Jorge, 1912-2001

Essay in support of W. E. B. Du Bois

P?íbram (Czech Republic : Okres) - Amado and Neruda's letter for the Latin-American press condemning the Supreme Court's prosecution of W. E. B. Du Bois as a "foreign agent" and seeking readers' support and solidarity in the matter. (See mums312-b131-i041 for French version.)

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 June

Amado, Jorge, 1912-2001

Solidarité avec les combattans du continent americain

P?íbram (Czech Republic : Okres) - Amado and Neruda's letter for the Latin-American press condemning the Supreme Court's prosecution of W. E. B. Du Bois as a "foreign agent" and seeking readers' support and solidarity in the matter. (See mums312-b131-i039 for English rendering.)

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949

American Federation Movement

A Plan for Peace

Bogotá (Colombia) - Containing essays on war, peace, and international cooperation by John Foster Dulles, Paul Reynaud, and Carlos P. Rómulo.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 9

Andrews, C. F. (Charles Freer), 1871-1940

A twenty-first birthday message

London (England) - Upon the "Crisis"'s 21st birthday, congratulating it subtly and reflecting fondly on the deep and rewarding friendship he's maintained for some years with "the colored people of America."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1989

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Travel essay

Amherst (Mass.) - Untitled reflections on life after graduation from Wake Forest University in 1959, especially on a decade of travels through Southeast Asia photographing the war. Apparently written on the occasion of his college class's thirtieth reunion. Epigraph is a quotation from William Faulkner. Typewritten on Ashcraft's stationery with a picture of a motorcycle, and a photocopy of a head-and-shoulders portrait... more

Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection

1931 July 1

Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, inc.

The development of Scott's machine

Washington (D.C.) - Woodons's treatise on the "patronage-seeking machine with Emmet J. Scott," and declaring that now is the time "to stop the political exploitation of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers